As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a contrary wind, Fms. ii. 127, Fbr. 22.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᚢᛏ-ᚢᛁᚦᚱᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fóstbræðra Saga. (D. II.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
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